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Spicy Glazed Shrimp and Vegetable Kabobs

Photo: Beth Dreiling Hontzas; Styling: Buffy Hargett
Prep time 45 mins
Other time 30 mins
Yield Makes 4 to 6 servings
Serve these party-ready grilled kabobs with any of our three flavorful sauces above.

Ingredients

  • 16 7- to 8-inch wooden skewers
  • 2 tablespoons honey
  • 2 tablespoons spicy brown mustard
  • 1 1/2 pounds peeled, jumbo-size raw shrimp with tails (16/20 count)
  • 1 tablespoon Caribbean jerk seasoning
  • 2 tablespoons olive oil
  • 1/4 teaspoon salt
  • 3 yellow squash, cut into 1/4- to 1/2-inch slices
  • 2 zucchini, cut into 1/4- to 1/2-inch slices
  • 1 red bell pepper, cut into 1 1/2-inch pieces
  • 1 tablespoon olive oil
  • Salt and pepper to taste

How to Make It

  1. Soak wooden skewers in water 30 minutes. Stir together honey and spicy brown mustard. Toss shrimp with Caribbean jerk seasoning, 2 Tbsp. olive oil, and 1/4 tsp. salt. Thread onto 8 skewers. Thread squash slices, zucchini slices, and red bell pepper pieces, onto remaining skewers. Brush vegetable kabobs with 1 Tbsp. olive oil; sprinkle with salt and pepper to taste. Grill kabobs, covered with grill lid, over 350° to 400° (medium-high) heat. Grill vegetables 15 minutes or until tender, turning occasionally. Grill shrimp 2 minutes on each side or just until shrimp turn pink. Baste shrimp with honey mixture. Serve immediately.